OCRA Ltd is an integrated architectural design firm who combines the over twenty years Progeco’s experience with Ocra Associates practice on international architectural research. The aim is to create a multidisciplinary research platform focused on the development of international design & build integrated activities. OCRA work in the field of architecture and engineering consultancy providing a full range of services running from survey and feasibility studies to master planning, preliminary and detailed design, site and construction management. The outcome is a team of extremely qualified and experienced professionals investing in their skills to produce high profile international projects.
The firm is comprised of two founders, four associates, and a group of young architectural staff. Customized teams are configured for each job, allowing us to partner with the best consultants for any specific project. The team works together on many projects, as well as coordinate with different consultants, contractors, and craftspeople. The firm strives to strike a balance between young designers and experienced practitioners, all with a variety of experiences necessary to work on projects that call for multi-disciplinary thinking and expertise. OCRA is uniquely positioned to tackle multi-disciplinary projects in that their expertise and experience straddles the fields of architecture, urban design, landscape, master planning, conservation, product design and research.
Research is privileged and embedded in all projects. The office continuously submits entries in national and international competitions selecting among them the more exciting design challenges. Two associates teach at the Faculty of Engineering of the University La Sapienza of Rome.
The firm works primarily in Italy, Europe and Africa and is expanding the network with further members.